Triple Dual Time

Go Gophers!
Go Gophers!

Go Gophers!

Jan. 30, 2014

The B1G Triple Dual includes Minnesota, Purdue, and Wisconsin

@Gophers_Swim • follow on Twitter for live updates from the dual meet

Meet Coveragehttp://www.purduesports.com/livestats/c-swim/

When • Friday, January 31, 6:00pm CT | Saturday, February 1, 12:00pm CT Where • Boilermaker Aquatic Center | West Lafayette, Indiana

Schedule of Events

Friday, January 31:

5:30pm CT, Diving Competition Begins Women’s 1-Meter and Men’s 3-Meter Diving

6:00pm CT, Swimming Competition Begins

200 Medley Relay

Men’s & Women’s 1-Meter & 3-Meter Diving

1000 Free

200 Free

100 Back

100 Breast

200 Fly

50 Free

200 IM

10-Minute Break

800 Free Relay

Saturday, February 1:

12:00pm CT, Swimming & Diving Competition Begins

200 Free Relay

Men’s & Women’s Platform Diving

400 IM

100 Free

200 Back

100 Fly

500 Free

200 Breast

10-Minute Break

400 Free Relay

Minnesota vs. Wisconsin • Minnesota last competed against Wisconsin earlier this season in Madison. The Gopher Men took down the Badgers 220-150. The Hatanaka brothers both claimed wins for Minnesota in the day's border battle. Junior Brandon Hatanaka placed first in the 400 IM. Younger freshman Nick Hatanaka followed suit by placing in the 100-yard breaststroke. Manny Pollard won both the one-meter and three-meter diving events during that meet as well.


 

 

Minnesota vs. Purdue • The last encounter between the Boilermakers and the Gophers was during last year’s B1G triple dual. Minnesota beat Purdue 209-144. Among the highlights, CJ Smith won the 500-yard free.

Ranks • The Golden Gophers are going into this weekend with a 6-1 record, undefeated in the Big Ten Conference. Minnesota is currently ranked No. 14 according to the NCAA. In comparison, the Purdue men are ranked No. 17 and Wisconsin is not ranked.